list of universities in Nigeria – Federal, State and Private

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See the full list of universities in Nigeria. Here you will see the 40 federal universities, 44 state universities and 69 private universities.

list of universities in Nigeria - Federal, State and Private

list of universities in Nigeria

Currently, there are 40 federal universities in Nigeria, 44 state universities and 69 private universities.

Federal Universities in Nigeria

  1. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  2. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  3. Bayero University, Kano
  4. Federal University Gashua, Yobe
  5. Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun
  6. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  7. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  8. Federal University of Technology, Owerri
  9. Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State
  10. Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina
  11. Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State
  12. Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  13. Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State
  14. Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State
  15. Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa
  16. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  17. Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
  18. Federal University, Birnin Kebbi
  19. Federal University, Gusau Zamfara
  20. Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike
  21. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
  22. National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos
  23. Nigeria Police Academy Wudil
  24. Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna
  25. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  26. Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife
  27. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada
  28. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  29. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
  30. University of Benin
  31. University of Calabar
  32. University of Ibadan
  33. University of Ilorin
  34. University of Jos
  35. University of Lagos
  36. University of Maiduguri
  37. University of Nigeria, Nsukka
  38. University of Port-Harcourt
  39. University of Uyo
  40. Usumanu Danfodiyo University

State Universities in Nigeria

  1. Abia State University, Uturu
  2. Adamawa State University Mubi
  3. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
  4. Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo
  5. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  6. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  7. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  8. Benue State University, Makurdi
  9. Yobe State University, Damaturu
  10. Cross River State University of Science &Technology, Calabar
  11. Delta State University Abraka
  12. Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
  13. Ekiti State University
  14. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu
  15. Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe
  16. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  17. Ignatius Ajuru University of Education,Rumuolumeni
  18. Imo State University, Owerri
  19. Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa
  20. Kaduna State University, Kaduna
  21. Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil
  22. Kebbi State University, Kebbi
  23. Kogi State University Anyigba
  24. Kwara State University, Ilorin
  25. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso
  26. Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa
  27. River State University of Science and Technology
  28. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye
  29. Lagos State University, Ojo
  30. Niger Delta University Yenagoa
  31. Nasarawa State University Keffi
  32. Plateau State University Bokkos
  33. Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode
  34. Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina
  35. Osun State University Osogbo
  36. Taraba State University, Jalingo
  37. Sokoto State University
  38. Northwest University Kano
  39. Oyo State Technical University Ibadan
  40. Ondo State University of Medical Sciences
  41. Edo University Iyamo
  42. Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State
  43. University of Africa Toru Orua, Bayelsa State
  44. Bornu State University, Maiduguri

Private Universities in Nigeria

  1. Achievers University, Owo
  2. Adeleke University, Ede
  3. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  4. African University of Science & Technology, Abuja
  5. Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan
  6. Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
  7. Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  8. American University of Nigeria, Yola
  9. Augustine University
  10. Babcock University,Ilishan-Remo
  11. Baze University
  12. Bells University of Technology, Otta
  13. Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
  14. Bingham University, New Karu
  15. Bowen University, Iwo
  16. Caleb University, Lagos
  17. Caritas University, Enugu
  18. CETEP City University, Lagos
  19. Chrisland University
  20. Covenant University Ota
  21. Crawford University Igbesa
  22. Crescent University
  23. Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
  24. Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
  25. Evangel University, Akaeze
  26. Fountain Unveristy, Oshogbo
  27. Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
  28. Gregory University, Uturu
  29. Hallmark University
  30. Hezekiah University, Umudi
  31. Igbinedion University Okada
  32. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  33. Kings University
  34. Kwararafa University, Wukari
  35. Landmark University, Omu-Aran.
  36. Lead City University, Ibadan
  37. Madonna University, Okija
  38. Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo
  39. Micheal & Cecilia University
  40. Mountain Top University
  41. Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
  42. Novena University, Ogume
  43. Obong University, Obong Ntak
  44. Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State
  45. Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos
  46. Paul University, Awka – Anambra State
  47. Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  48. Renaissance University, Enugu
  49. Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State
  50. Ritman University
  51. Salem University, Lokoja
  52. Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa.
  53. Southwestern University, Oku Owa
  54. Summit University
  55. Tansian University, Umunya
  56. University of Mkar, Mkar
  57. Veritas University
  58. Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State
  59. Wesley University. of Science & Technology, Ondo
  60. Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State
  61. Christopher University Mowe
  62. Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State
  63. Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State
  64. Dominican University Ibadan Oyo State
  65. Legacy University, Okija Anambra State
  66. Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river State
  67. Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State
  68. Coal City University Enugu State
  69. Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State

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